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Cheryl H.

Bowie, MD

$60/hour

Former Special Ed. teacher with the DC Public Schools; I now sub

In-person lessons

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University of MD, College Prk
Special Education
18 Graduate courses
Other

Education

University of MD, College Prk (Special Education)

18 Graduate courses (Other)

About Cheryl

I am currently a substitute teacher with the Montgomery County school system and have been for the past 3 years. I specialize in working with middle school and high school kids. I teach all subjects with the exception of French, Spanish, other foreign languages and some math classes.

I have tutored this same age group for the last 20 years in all subjects, reading, phonics, language, science, social studies, biology, pre-algebra, English and history. I even home schooled my daughter and her friend for 7th and 8th grade.

I was recognized by the PG County School system as an outstanding teacher. I have taught Special Education in the DC Public Schools from 1988 to 1993. I am again working on my certification in PE, and am now waiting for my results from the Praxis exam in order to become certified again. I thoroughly enjoy tutoring students of all age, and have had a mentor program for middle and high school girls for over 10 years. And I will continue to tutor students when there is a need whether I get paid for it or not. It gives me great satisfaction when I see that they finally understand something that has given them stress for such a long time.

What makes me an outstanding English tutor is my need to make sure that students understand the importance of English, writing, and grammar. I have found that many students can't even write a correct sentence and that bothers me as a teacher. Just to know the basic information that is needed to get through middle and high school English is something that I feel strongly about, and want to help fix this major problem.
I am currently a substitute teacher with the Montgomery County school system and have been for the past 3 years. I specialize in working with middle school and high school kids. I teach all subjects with the exception of French, Read more

Policies
Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 14 miles of Bowie, MD 20721
In-person lessons
English:
Bible Studies, Grammar, Literature, Reading,
Vocabulary
Test Preparation:
Common Core
History:
Social Studies
Elementary Education:
Common Core, Elementary Math,
Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading,
Study Skills, Vocabulary
Sports/Recreation:
Bodybuilding,
Cooking, Fitness

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Bodybuilding

As a personal trainer for 25 years, I feel that my experience speaks for my ability to train. Every program that I design for a client is based on their fitness and nutritional goals. No two programs are the same. I guide them on daily exercises, accountability on what they eat, when they eat and how much they eat. I monitor their heart rates, the amount of time that they are engaged in exercise, and I give specific activities for them to do when in training and when they are not with me. I have a 99.9% success rate with all of my clients, and can give countless numbers of references to show that my programs are successful.

Elementary Math

I have a degree in Special Education and have taught elementary and middle school children for 5 years in DC Public Schools.

Fitness

I have been a certified fitness instructor and personal trainer for 32 years. My population has always been children, adults between the ages of 18 to 55 and I also have taught senior citizens. My company has been my business for 22 years, and has been very lucrative and rewarding for me.

Reading

I am qualified to teach, reading, English, math science and social studies.

University of MD, College Prk
Special Education
18 Graduate courses
Other

Education

University of MD, College Prk (Special Education)

18 Graduate courses (Other)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Cheryl will travel within 14 miles of Bowie, MD 20721.